Saturday, March 6, 2021

Tag: DARPA Asks for Help Completing its Flotilla of Drone Warships

DARPA Asks for Help Completing its Flotilla of Drone Warships

by Nicholas West, Activist Post:

In April 2016 I reported that DARPA was hard at work on a plan to introduce 132-foot “Sea Hunter” drone warships to the world’s waterways within 5 years. Seemingly behind schedule, DARPA is now releasing some more details about their plans to update the artificial intelligence program for the Navy and Marines, but is soliciting help to complete the project.

Although mainstream media playfully compared the project it to a sea-bound version of Google’s self-driving car, in 2016 DARPA described it as follows: